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Ryder area residents react School closing doesn’t sit well

Residents of Ryder are fighting mad. Fighting mad that their elementary school will be closed at the end of the school year.

Posted 9/23/09 (Wed) read more »

Saturday accident claims life of Douglas youth

A 16-year-old Douglas youth was killed near the community in a one-vehicle rollover this past Saturday.

Posted 9/09/09 (Wed) read more »

Ambulance board opting for paid paramedic staff

The Garrison Ambulance District is going from an all-volunteer paramedic service to one that is comprised of paid staff.

Posted 9/09/09 (Wed) read more »

Homecoming is next week

Students at Garrison High School are gearing up for next week’s homecoming game.

Posted 9/02/09 (Wed) read more »

County enrollment is strong to steady

McLean County and area schools are experiencing a bit of an enrollment jump.

Posted 9/02/09 (Wed) read more »

School counts up 9% in Garrison, White Shield

The summer is over. It’s back to school for area students.

Posted 8/19/09 (Wed) read more »

Principal hired

Makoti native Troy Walters will be the new Garrison High School principal. Walters, currently a high school history teacher at Grenora Public High School and elementary principal, was hired Tuesday night and started work Wednesday.

Posted 8/19/09 (Wed) read more »

Heritage Park plans continue

What about Heritage Park?

Posted 8/12/09 (Wed) read more »

Meadows opening reset; campaign tops $525,000

Dates for renting one- and two-bedroom apartments at The Meadows and for the grand opening-dedication of the new assisted living facility were selected at a meeting of the Better Living for Garrison (BLFG) board of directors last week.

Posted 8/12/09 (Wed) read more »

Equalization process under review

City officials say they have a beef with McLean County when it comes to how the county handled board of equalization meetings for the City of Garrison.

Posted 8/05/09 (Wed) read more »